Damascus countryside, SANA-Two persons were injured on Monday in an explosion of explosive devices, left behind by terrorists, while extinguishing a huge fire that erupted in al-Hama region in Damascus countryside. A police source told SANA that while extinguishing a fire that erupted in a forest area on the outskirts of al-Hama town, three explosive …

Cairo, SANA-Bishop of Alexandria for Armenian Catholics Krikor Kousa affirmed on Monday that Syria has been and still is the land of peace and civilizations since thousands of years and it has sent messages of science and enlightenment for the whole world. “Syria has defeated powers of darkness and evil.. it has offered martyrs for …

Damascus, SANA – Speaker of the People’s Assembly Hammoudeh Sabbagh on Monday received Hossein Amir Abdollahian, Assistant Speaker for International Affairs at Iran’s Shura Council, and the accompanying delegation, discussing with them means to enhance parliamentary relations between the two countries. Sabbagh voiced appreciation for the Iranian leadership and government’s support for the Syrian people, …

Damascus, SANA- Deputy Prime Minister, Foreign and Expatriates Minister Walid al-Moallem at noon on Monday received Iran’s Shura Council Assistant Speaker for International Affairs Hossein Amir Abdollahian and the accompanying delegation. Talks during the meeting dealt with the strategic relations between the two countries, underlining the importance of working on developing them continually and preserving …

Prague, SANA- A new book on Zenobia, Queen of Palmyra was published in the Czech capital city of Prague under the title  “Queen Zenobia” by author Jiri Tomek. The 400-page book talks in details about the life of Queen Zenobia, indicating that in the 3rd century AD she ruled the vast kingdom of Palmyra and …

Damascus, SANA- A source at the Ministry of Petroleum and Mineral Resources affirmed that the maintenance workshops have finished the works of fixing the gas pipeline linking al-Shaer gas field with Ebla Gas Factory in Homs eastern countryside which was vandalized by terrorists on Sunday morning. The source added that ” gas started to be …

Damascus, SANA – The Cabinet discussed on Sunday the preparations of the Higher Education Ministry to enroll students who passed the high school certificate exam in public and private universities and institutes for the next academic year. During a weekly session chaired by Prime Minister Imad Khamis, the Cabinet tasked the Education Ministry and Higher …

Damascus, SANA – Firefighters and civil defense teams managed to extinguish a massive fire that broke out on Sunday evening at Damascus Tower in al-Bahsa area in downtown Damascus. Commander of the Civil Defense Department in Damascus Lt. Gen. Assef Habbabeh told SANA’s reporter that the fire was caused by a malfunction in a generator …

Aleppo, SANA- A girl child was injured on Sunday by a rocket shell fired by terrorist groups fell in the surroundings of al-Qasr al-Baladi in Aleppo city. SANA reporter in Aleppo said that terrorists positioned in the western parts of Aleppo province , fired a rocket shell fell in the surroundings of al-Qasr al-Baladi, injuring …

Homs, SANA- Homs Criminal Security Branch on Sunday seized weapons , ammunition and cars without plates in a house in a village in Homs province. A source at Homs Police Command told SANA reporter that a patrol of Homs Criminal Security Branch discovered weapons , ammunition , and three cars without plates inside a house …

Daraa, SANA-  The Russian Ministry of Defense announced that a terrorist attack targeted a patrol of the Russian military police with an explosive device in Daraa countryside and no causalities were reported among the Russian service members. Chief of the Russian Reconciliation Center in Hmeimim Major General Alexei Bakin said in a statement on Saturday …